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Pooled testing among Carbon vendors slated this Sept. 30

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The pooled swab testing initiative for vendors in Carbon Public Market will start this Wednesday, September 30. Cebu City’s Emergency Operations Center (EOC) and the Department of Health in Central Visayas (DOH – 7), in separate press conferences, made this announcement on Monday, September 28. Dr. Mary Jean Loreche, spokesperson of […] The post Pooled testing among Carbon vendors slated this Sept. 30 appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource: inquirer inquirerSep 29th, 2020

More Carbon vendors to undergo pooled swab testing

CEBU CITY, Philippines — More vendors in Cebu City’s largest wet market will undergo the pooled swab testing initiative, the regional health office here announced. Dr. Mary Jean Loreche, spokesperson of the Department of Health in Central Visayas (DOH-7), said that the pooled testing for coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in the Carbon Public Market had […] The post More Carbon vendors to undergo pooled swab testing appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 5th, 2020

591 Carbon Market vendors have undergone swab tests

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Carbon Market vendors have generally been cooperative with the pooled testing for the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) conducted by the city government in the past two days. At least 591 market vendors including stall owners and ambulant vendors have already submitted to the swab testing since September 30, 2020 until […] The post 591 Carbon Market vendors have undergone swab tests appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 1st, 2020

400 vendors in Carbon Market agree to undergo swab testing; public hearing continues

CEBU CITY, Philippines — At least 400 vendors of the Carbon Public Market have agreed with the Emergency Operations Center’s (EOC) plan to conduct swab testing for ambulant and market vendors in the biggest market in Cebu starting September 28, 2020. According to the Market Authority, at least 400 vendors from Escañez Street gave their […] The post 400 vendors in Carbon Market agree to undergo swab testing; public hearing continues appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 24th, 2020

Cebu City to pilot pool testing among vendors

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City will be the pioneer city to implement the pooled swab testing initiative of Project Antibody Rapid Test Kit (ARK) that is the new way of swab testing to save tests kits and test more individuals for the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). This was pushed by Iloilo Representative Jent Garin, […] The post Cebu City to pilot pool testing among vendors appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 20th, 2020

No total closure of Carbon market amid mass testing — Labella

Cebu City, Philippines — Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella assured businesses, who relied on the Carbon Market for products, that the city’s largest public market would not close down even if the city planned to conduct a mass testing among the vendors. Labella said that the protocol for coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) positive vendors would […] The post No total closure of Carbon market amid mass testing — Labella appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 30th, 2020

Cebu City Market Authority raises concerns on random testing for Carbon market vendors

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu City Market Authority Office raised concerns on the proposed random testing on vendors of the Carbon Public Market by the Department of Health in Central Visayas (DOH-7). Dr. Mary Jean Loreche, the chief pathologist of the DOH-7, proposed mass testing among the vendors in Cebu’s largest public market following […] The post Cebu City Market Authority raises concerns on random testing for Carbon market vendors appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 29th, 2020

Mga manggagawa ng Maynila na magpopositibo sa COVID-19, may ayuda – Mayor Isko

Manila, Philippines – Maghahandog ang lokal na pamahalaang lungsod ng Maynila sa pamumuno ni Mayor Isko Moreno Domagoso ng food assistance sa mga jeepney drivers, tricycle drivers, pedicab drivers, public market vendors at mall employees na magpopositibo sa libreng mass swab testing ng lungsod. Ayon kay Domagoso, ito ay upang mabawasan ang mga agam-agam ng […] The post Mga manggagawa ng Maynila na magpopositibo sa COVID-19, may ayuda – Mayor Isko appeared first on REMATE ONLINE......»»

Category: newsSource:  remateRelated NewsOct 20th, 2020

762 vendors, CTMS enforcers undergo swab test in Lapu-Lapu

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — Seven hundred sixty two (762) vendors in the Lapu-lapu City Public market and other satellite markets in the city, and some City Traffic Management System (CTMS) personnel have undergone swab testing on Monday, October 19, 2020. Grace Carungay, head of the City Epidemiology and Surveillance Unit, told CDN Digital that aside […] The post 762 vendors, CTMS enforcers undergo swab test in Lapu-Lapu appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 20th, 2020

Cabales: Carbon Market vendors now compliant with safety, health protocols

CEBU CITY, Philippines –Vendors and market porters now wear face masks while within the vicinity of the Carbon Public Market in Cebu City. Irvin Cabales, head of the Cebu City Market Authority, said that even ambulant vendors have already developed the practice of disinfection with the use of alcohol that they would always carry with […] The post Cabales: Carbon Market vendors now compliant with safety, health protocols appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 9th, 2020

DOH-7: Carbon market is safe but…

CEBU CITY, Philippines – The Carbon Public Market, Cebu City’s largest wet market, is safe for visiting, said the Department of Health in Central Visayas (DOH -7). But the regional health office said this does not mean marketgoers and vendors should be complacent and neglect practicing minimum health standards. DOH-7 on Monday, October 5, 2020, […] The post DOH-7: Carbon market is safe but… appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 5th, 2020

700 Mandaue City Public Market vendors to undergo swab tests

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines — At least 700 vendors and stallholders at the Mandaue City Public Market will undergo a targeted mass swab testing soon. Lawyer John Eddu Ibañez, executive secretary of Mayor Jonas Cortes, said that Mandaue City’s Emergency Operations Center (EOC) had already sent a letter to the market informing them of the mass […] The post 700 Mandaue City Public Market vendors to undergo swab tests appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 1st, 2020

Two night market vendors tested positive in baseline swab tests

DAVAO City Sept. 14 (PIA) - Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio revealed that two vendors and one member of the security sector came out to be COVID-19 infected in the base line swab tests conducted for vend.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsSep 23rd, 2020

2020 National Youth Online chess tiff slated Sept. 29-Oct. 10

A guaranteed cash pot worth Php77,000 will be up for grabs in the tournament divided into several age-group categories — boys open and girls divisions for 7-Under, 9-under, 11-under, 13-under, 15-under and 17-under — plus the masters event for older players including titled ones......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 23rd, 2020

Branch 66 ng Makati RTC nasa lockdown

Isinailalim sa physical closure ang Makati Regional Trial Court Branch 66 dahil sa isang kawani na nagpositibo sa COVID-19. Ang pagsasara ay simula ngayong araw Sept. 22 hanggang Sept. 28. Sa memorandum ni Executive Judge Ethel Mercado-Gutay, habang sarado ang korte ay magsasagawa ng disinfection sa pasilidad. Magsasagawa rin ng contact tracing at swab testing […] The post Branch 66 ng Makati RTC nasa lockdown appeared first on Bandera......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2020

Vendors told to relocate to temporary market site starting Sept. 23

MANDAUE CITY, Cebu — Vendors will already be asked to vacate their stalls at the old Cordova Public Market starting on Wednesday, September 23, to give way to the municipal government’s new public market construction project. In a social media post on Monday, September 21, Mayor Teche Sitoy-Cho said that they would shoulder the cost […] The post Vendors told to relocate to temporary market site starting Sept. 23 appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2020

FIDE Trainers& rsquo; Online Seminar set Sept. 25 - 27

The Philippines is eyeing to produce world-class chess trainers and coaches as it hosts the FIDE Trainers’ Online Seminar slated from September 25 to 27 via Zoom platform......»»

Category: sportsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsSep 19th, 2020

2 night market vendors, 1 security personnel tested positive for COVID-19

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 15 Sept) – Mayor Sara Duterte said on Monday that two vendors and one security personnel at the Roxas Night Market tested positive for coronavirus disease (COVID-19) through a “baseline” test using a reverse transcription-polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) machine taken three days before the popular night market re-opened last Saturday. Duterte […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsSep 15th, 2020

1,000 Filipinos to join WHO Solidarity Vaccine Trial

CALOOCAN CITY, Sept. 10 (PIA) -- Not less than 1,000 Filipino volunteers are slated to join the Solidarity Vaccine Trial set by the World Health Organization (WHO) in support of the global response.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsSep 11th, 2020

Pooled possibilities

The concept of “pooled testing” as being promoted by businessman and Go-Negosyo founder Joey Concepcion deserves more appreciation than it has been getting, particularly the pooled testing using the RT-PCR......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 9th, 2020

SP sets COVID-19 testing rates at Bohol s RT-PCR

CORTES, Bohol, Sept. 5 (PIA) -- Philhealth members who would avail of the services and supplies procured by the Bohol's containerized molecular testing laboratory can avail of a Philhealth package.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsSep 6th, 2020